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  • uh oh . . . there’s gonna be a raptor at Escape Velocity in 3 days?

    uh oh . . . there’s gonna be a raptor at Escape Velocity in 3 days?

    Prepare for blast off! The week of Escape Velocity is finally here. In just under 72 hours, the Museum’s inaugural science fiction convention will launch complete with celebrity guests, discussion panels, technology demos, workshops, cosplay, games, movies, and more! Our full program guide has been updated with panel times and presenters, and we’re finishing up the playlist…

  • Star Trek comes to Wolf Trap

    Star Trek comes to Wolf Trap

    Escape Velocity: one week to go! Our inaugural science fiction convention which we announced back in May 2015 is nearly upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited to bring it to you all. If you haven’t already, check out the full program guide and start planning your visit. For those fans staying in the…

  • Escape Velocity is just 16 days away!

    Escape Velocity is just 16 days away!

    We are rapidly approaching final countdown to the launch! Have you gotten your tickets and booked your hotel room yet? With amazing guests from the worlds of science and science fiction, futuristic tech demos, thought-provoking discussion panels, games, music, and cosplay fun, Escape Velocity is the place to be for sci-fi fans this summer. FPV…

  • Escape Velocity 23 days away!

    Escape Velocity 23 days away!

    Escape Velocity 23 days away! Our inaugural science fiction and comic con meets futuristic world’s fair is almost here! We have amazing guests, discussion panels, technology demonstrations, workshops, costumes, parties, concerts… all we’re missing is you! Get your tickets now and look at our full program guide. Silent Auction Put your bids in early! We are…

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  • 80 Level Joins Escape Velocity

    80 Level Joins Escape Velocity

    In exploring the boundaries between science fiction and science fact, as well as developing the creative and analytics mindsets, gaming is a crucial touchpoint for introducing young minds to the variety of STEAM fields.   Because of the role that gaming can play in introducing players to STEAM, we’re thrilled to announce that will…

  • Starship Horizons Bridge Experience

    Starship Horizons Bridge Experience will be presenting the Starship Horizons Bridge Experience! Starship Horizons is a multi-player bridge simulation experience allowing 2-6 players to work together as the ships Bridge Officers. The core gameplay experience is designed around players commanding their own Starship as the bridge officers in the roles of Captain, Flight, Tactical, Science, Engineering and Operations.…